Legislative Automated Systems, Division of; duties, creating a cybersecurity department. (HB1205)

Introduced By

A.C. Cordoza with support from co-patron Del. Clinton Jenkins (D-Suffolk)


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Division of Legislative Automated Systems; duties; cybersecurity department. Directs the Division of Legislative Automated Systems to create and manage a cybersecurity department to monitor the technological systems of the General Assembly of Virginia and the agencies that directly serve the General Assembly for cybersecurity threats and to respond to and mitigate the effects of such threats. The bill provides that any employee assigned to the department shall keep all records, findings, and information related to his job confidential and is subject to a $10,000 fine for any breach of confidentiality. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2022Presented and ordered printed 22103485D
01/18/2022Referred to Committee on Rules
02/03/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB1205)
02/08/2022Tabled in Rules (16-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)

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